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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Fujitsu Amilo Pi3660 laptop.
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|Name||Fujitsu Amilo Pi3660|
|Processor||Intel Core 2 Duo Processor P7450/T6600: 2.2 GHz - 2.13 GHz, 1066MHz/800MHz FSB, 3/2 MB On-Die L2 Cache
Intel Pentium Processor T4300: 2.1 GHz, 800MHz FSB, 1MB On-Die L2 Cache
|Screen||18.4“ HD+ (1680×945)|
|Graphics||NVIDIA Geforce GT 240M|
|RAM||Up to 4GB|
|HDD||320GB to 500GB - 5400rpm|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi|
Intel Wi-Fi Link 5100
|Graphics||Works||Some Linux offer you to install nVidia drivers by package-manager or automatically by first startup (Ubuntu based)|
|Sound||Yes||No build-in-speakers -Out of the box see summery, but headphones working|
|Wireless||Works||if driver module will not be found automatically you can read wiki.debian.org and wireless.kernel.org.|
|Bluetooth||Works||just connection between phone tested, no data transfer and something else|
|Card Reader||Works||SD and MS Duo cards tested|
|ExpressCard Slot||Not Tested|
|Webcam||Works||tested with skype|
This laptop was tested with Ubuntu 9.10 x64/x86, Ubuntu 10.04 x64, Debian 5.0.5, Linux Mint 8 x64, Fedora 12
on a P7450 @ 2.13 GHz (800 MHz), 6093MB RAM, no SWAP and 25% RAM as tmpfs.
In case of WLAN problems see here:
See the attachments on right side of bugs.launchpad.net or directly the newest rtl8192se_linux_2.6.0017.0705.2010.tar.gz.
For *.deb users it's also possible to try Personal Package Archive at launchpad from Matt Price. *.rpm user have a look here (→ about dkms)
In case of the Sound problems with Ubuntu 10.04:
Upgrading the version of alsa to version 1.0.23 solves the problem and sound works fine via speaker and microphone. Here is a link with detailed explanation on the process http://monespaceperso.org/blog-en/2010/05/02/upgrade-alsa-1-0-23-on-ubuntu-lucid-lynx-10-04/
This Laptop works fine with Linux. You can also use software with higher requirements. The newest Ubuntu kernel detect the WLAN-driver automatically. Other Linux it is possible to install the driver module manually from: You cant change display brightness, it's always on 100%.
The An-keys (A1, A2, A3, A4) are not working. If you turn your WLAN off (by fn+F1) you can't turn it on until restart. There are no feedback LED for Caps-Lock, Num, Roll. There are no mainboard based hard-keys to turn WLAN/Bluetooth on or off. The build-in-speakers are not working.